|mayfairgrin - Pelicagnosis [wh037] - mayfairgrin|
The title of Pelicagnosis is no empty play on words. These four tracks do venture quite some distance into the realm of gnosis. Here is a blend of ambient sounds with addition of guitar, vocals, and other instruments, resulting in a feast for the ears. A look at the credits for each track will show you that this isn't a weekend warrior laptop production. This thing is big, and there's a depth and devotion being expressed here that merits a deep and devoted listening...
Keywords: Acoustic; Alternative; Ambient; Electroacoustic; Spirituality
Downloads: 3,030 (2 reviews)
|Djinnestan - Rain 1 [wh028] - C.P. McDill|
The Webbed Hand "Rain" series in now graced by a contribution from Djinnestan. Much like the shorter works of Djinnestan, this 74-minute piece is subtle and enchanted. As if in a dream you find yourself strolling in a fairytale forest, dark and misty, peopled by the figments of childhood imaginings. This album is ideal for meditation, trance-work, and quiet activities. It is recommended that you play it at low volume, as it is meant to be listened to peripherally, not directly...
Keywords: Ambient; Easy Listening; Meditative; Minimalism; Sound Art; Abstract; Drones; Soundscape; Dreamworking
Downloads: 15,942 (6 reviews)
|Tribe of Astronauts - Rain 2 [wh031] - Tribe of Astronauts|
Seismic, elemental, oceanic, liquid. There are numerous adjectives that can well describe this subtle 72-minute composition without giving away all of its secrets. Shifting drones and drips and drops conceal deeper activities. Tribe of Astronauts' second Rain album continues in the tradition of Webbed Hand's popular series of CD-length ambient soundscapes, intended for quiet listening. Rain is a series of conceptual CDs produced under the auspices of Webbed Hand Records...
Keywords: Ambient; Meditative; Electroacoustic; Drones; Dark Ambient; Minimalism; Dreamworking
Downloads: 2,995 (5 reviews)